Tokyo motor show: A-Z of the best cars on display

Published: 25 October 2017

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The 45th Tokyo Motor Show 2017 has opened its doors to the world's media - and our guide lists all the new cars, world debuts and launches live from Japan in our handy one-stop shop for the Tokyo auto show.

Hosted at the Tokyo Big Sight International Exhibition Centre in downtown Tokyo, the trade show is open to the public from Friday 27 October to Sunday 5 November 2017.

New for 2017 is the addition of the Tokyo Connected Lab, a showcase for the most connected, futuristic cars yet seen with input from Hondas, Nissan, Toyota and robotics and connectivity specialists. If you thought the Tokyo car show was already unusually high-tech, you ain't see nothing yet!

Click on the links below to read our full stories on all the new cars and concepts at the show. And be sure to keep coming back, as we're constantly updating these pages!

Tokyo motor show 2017: a preview guide

Every new car revealed at the 2017 Tokyo motor show: an A-Z preview guide


DN series: five very different show cars, under the same label

DS Automobiles
First Japanese showing of the DS7 Crossback 

Honda Sports EV


Sports EV Concept (above)  Follow-up to the hugely popular Urban EV Concept at Frankfurt - with a sportier bent 
Urban EV 
It's back! The much-loved retro concept from Frankfurt rides again at Tokyo

Toyota's upmarket premium division has a stand at the Tokyo show. 
Lexus LS+ – a new grille and loads more autonomus kit

Confirmed attendance at the 2017 Tokyo motor show; expect to see an updated RX-Vision concept plus a more mainstream hatchback concept.
Mazda Kai concept – looking rather like a 3 replacement
Mazda Vision Coupe – stunning four-door Kia Stinger rival

e-Evolution Concept  Latest look at the future of Mitsu-kind

Latest version of the Nissan Z sports car on show at the Tokyo exhibition
Leaf Nismo
Proper performance for the world's best selling EV
IMx Concept (below) All-electric SUV concept with autonomous drive 

Nissan IMx

Viziv Performance Concept (below)  A hint of sleeker Scoobies to come
WRX STi B208 - Limited edition super-hot version, limited to 450 examples

Subaru Viziv at the Tokyo motor show 2017


e-Survivor  Compact SUV with electric powertrain, all-wheel drive - a modern-day X-90
XBee  The Cross-Bee is another compact crossover concept - with youth and older versions on show
Jimny  We've already scooped it - Tokyo expected to showcase the new junior SUV 

Century limo
 Old-school executive transport, Japanese style
Fine-Comfort Ride Concept  Toyota's vision for a super-luxury limo, in a future low-carbon world
GR HV Sports Concept  The GT86 coupe gains hybrid power for concept show-off

This list will swell throughout the show - we'll be adding new cars to our Tokyo motor show guide regularly, so come back for more updates soon.

The Tokyo motor show always throws up plenty of surprises

Practical information about the Tokyo motor show 2017

Where is the Tokyo auto show held?  Tokyo Big Sight International Exhibition Centre, 3 Chome-11-1 Ariake, Koto, Tokyo 135 0063, Japan
When is the Tokyo motor show?  27 October 2017 (preview day), 28 October - 5 November 2017 (public days)
Opening times: 10.00am-8.00pm every day
How much are Tokyo motor show 2017 tickets?  Adults from 1600 yen (advance tickets), concessions from 400 yen
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